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Top 5 Home Remodelling Trends in New Zealand

Posted 04/06/13

Here's two great questions to ask yourself. How much better your home would be to live in with a few upgrades? Would seeing the latest home remodelling trends in your property make you feel great? There’s no time like the present to start on some home renovations and improve the quality of your life

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Need to Add an Extra Bedroom for Your Kids?

Posted 10/11/16

Kiwi parents have on average 1.9 kids, which works fine for those who have three bedroom homes. Except when you have more than two children, have guests over to stay or want to use a bedroom as a study or home office. That’s when adding on an extra bedroom for your kids is a great solution to gi

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Cabinet Makers - what do they do?

Posted 05/11/10

Cabinet makers use woodworking skills to create cabinets, shelving and furniture. The fundamental focus of cabinet makers is the production of cabinetry. Although they may also produce items that would not be recognised as cabinets, however the same skills and techniques apply. A cabinet may b

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The Tiny Home Movement in New Zealand

Posted 18/03/15

The tiny home movement is a trend that seems to be here to stay. But why has this movement gained so much traction? Is it a genuine trend that’s both socially and economically advantageous? Or is it just the next not-so-big thing in house design?... Exploring NZ's tiny home movement Since

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Decking - Choosing the Right Material for Your Home

Posted 28/09/17

Timber is the most obvious choice for building a deck but we there are two more popular options that are worth some consideration. We take a look... Types of Decking Materials There are three main types of materials used when building a deck: timber, concrete and composite timber. Timber

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8 Questions You Should Ask a Kitchen Contractor

Posted 23/04/13

Whether you are remodelling your kitchen or ripping it out, you need to speak with a kitchen contractor. You also need to have some ideas about what you'd like your new kitchen to look like.  Kiwi kitchens are often busy spaces where activities as diverse as socializing, preparing meals or doing

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6 Ideas for a Budget Bathroom Makeover

Posted 01/04/14

Whether its lighting or plumbing fixtures, cabinetry or new tiles, you can give the bathroom a whole new look with a budget bathroom makeover.  A fresh coat of paint or using drywall to provide texture are two great ways to update the walls. Budget bathroom makeover ideas If you want to go one s

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Understanding the Differences Among Tradespeople Accreditations

Posted 08/06/17

What does that trade logo on your tradie's website or vehicle mean? What benefit can it provide you, the homeowner? Read on to find out more about national trade accreditations in New Zealand... Some industry accreditations are mandatory, as government regulations require that certain wor

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5 Tips for Spring Home Renovations

Posted 29/10/14

We've talked to industry insiders and experts, and have put together a list of our top 5 tips for getting started your spring home renovations. Spring home renovations Coming out of a cold winter, spring home renovations may seem like a daunting prospect.  Yes, you've been thinking about i

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Laundry Cabinetry/sink/bench

Posted 2 months ago

New cabinetry/joinery for laundry

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30 to 40 sqm deck

Posted 1 week ago

I need a deck built to the size noted above in Rangiora.

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Veranda

Posted 3 months ago

Build decking over the original and broken paving terrace.

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Deck extension

Posted 4 months ago

extend the deck where i have put a outdoor area. and put in pavers in front of a fire.

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TV wall

Posted 1 month ago

1. TV wall internal wiring - hide TV wires for wall mounted TV 2. Build floating shelves for TV wall

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Two decks and small step to entrance

Posted 8 months ago

3 jobs (costed separately) : New deck on flat ground 4.2m by 3.8m (Kwila or similar) New deck on slight slope/ elevated ground (30cm-40cm) - 2.0m by 5.6m Small step for entrance - 1.8m by 1.7m Will only consider quotes from experienced professionals using quality products, materials, fittings. Timeframe flexible

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Timber Deck

Posted 2 weeks ago

Looking to have a timber deck built over an existing concrete patio. Main area approx 35m2, possibly a second area of approx 10m2

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Deck re-staining

Posted 2 weeks ago

Large wraparound deck with fire pit seating to be re-stained to freshen up the area.

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Deck and pergola

Posted 6 months ago

Just looking to get a deck and pergola add on the to house, with possibly a few benches around one side and enough room for a bbq, It’s quite a big area also sort of on L shaped deck

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Exterior repairs of 1920's weatherboard house

Posted 6 months ago

Require repairs to exterior of house prior to painting. Areas requiring work include; replacement of barge boards, replacement of a few lengths of weatherboard, repair numerous cracks in ring foundation, replace sections of guttering fascia board, repair/replace timber/shingles of window awnings. House is approx 145 sqm. Looking for work to be completed asap.

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Cut a manhole

Posted 7 months ago

Cut a manhole to go to the roof space

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Stetson Deck board replacement

Posted 1 week ago

Existing posts and bearers generally ok. I will remove old deck and want to replace with 140 x 27 boards, I'll supply boards and screws. About 65m2 to lay. No finicky bits, straight runs with about 10 boards to be trimmed at a 45degree. Needs to be done before 12 Oct. Hourly rate paid and travel.

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Deck Design and Build

Posted 1 month ago

New deck to be designed around current patio areas, increased in size to accommodate bbq and spa area.

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Roughly 50sq deck L shape

Posted 6 months ago

After a rough 50sq deck L shape kwila with steps. Rough estimate

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Fulton lane #2

Posted 7 months ago

at the moment there are two decks needed one is ... and the other is ... both decks are 400mm above ground there is a deck at the front just not sure on size yet there will be more decking to be done house is two months away from complete.

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Fulton lane

Posted 7 months ago

at the moment there are two decks needed one is ... and the other is ... both decks are 400mm above ground there is a deck at the front just not sure on size yet there will be more decking to be done house is two months away from complete.

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Replace Barge Boards

Posted 7 months ago

The barge boards at the front of the house require replacing due to borer damage. Over head lines attach to the barge board at the front of the house. Working height approximately 5 - 6 meters. Old house build year 1919. Approximate length of both boards approx 6 meters.

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Pergola needed

Posted 2 months ago

Need a timber pergola constructed, on concrete slab 😏

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Window

Posted 4 months ago

Repair or replace split post woodwork on window frame, readjust window to close gap.

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Bus Conversion

Posted 4 months ago

Looking for a joiner or boat builder, semi retired or otherwise. To finish cabinetry and fit out of our bus Conversion. Redo whole kitchen, cupboards, bed etc. Someone with an eye for detail and the time to care

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Recent carpentry reviews

With over 173,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Cut a manhole

Work carried out by the owner/operator

10th March 2020

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 3
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Deck/Porch Replacement

Work carried out by the owner/operator

9th July 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Prep and repaint deck

Work carried out by the owner/operator

17th October 2018

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 5
Schedule
 4
Communication
 4

Deck Steps

Work carried out by the owner/operator

2nd July 2019

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

New T&G flooring for an 1860’s kitchen and entrance - ASAP

Work carried out by the owner/operator

13th October 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Joinery Laminate fixing and fitting

Work carried out by the owner/operator

9th November 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 4
Communication
 5

Small kitchen joiner job

Work carried out by the owner/operator

7th December 2018

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Door replacement

Work carried out by the owner/operator

16th December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

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Braden Nelson Builder

Joined April 2018

Hi, I have been building for the past 22 years, I have recently moved from Ashburton to Ch-Ch. Licensed building practitioner and member of Registered Master Builders. Specializing in renovations, additions and alterations, bathrooms, kitchens, decking. No job too small.

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Sculptural Landscapes LTd

Joined January 2018

Sculptural Landscapes has been beautifying Canterbury yards for over 5 years now. We will take on anything from putting in a few grasses to entire lifestyle block landscaping and management. We work very hard to keep out clients happy. We pride ourselves on providing competitive quotes and completing jobs on budget and time. If its outside we can manage your job to a high standard. If your looking...

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Avid Build Limited

Joined November 2018

Hi there, we are a residential building company, servicing the wider Christchurch area. While we specialise in house alterations and renovations, we are also accomplished new home builders and can provide a full project management service for your building project. From the largest feature to the smallest detail, we ensure quality workmanship. Our finishing is some of the best in the business.

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Able 2

Joined October 2008

Painting, Plastering, Tiling, Construction of Fences and Decks, Bathroom and Kitchen Renovation and Installation, Wood Burner Installation, Project management. Im your one stop shop to take care of your project.

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Bethel Buildings Ltd

Joined February 2019

Hi, we are professional company and have high attention to detail whether it be large or small jobs. We specialize in renovations and alterations. Our team have over 30 Years combined experience. Other services we offer is double glazed timber joinery, window sash repairs and replacement and we have a painting crew too. General Maintenance.

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Canterbury Renovations Ltd

Joined September 2014

Hi there we are a team of skilled qualified professionals with over 30 yrs experience in the building industry specializing in renovations and alterations. We can organize all areas of your project including any sub trades that you may need (painters,plumbers,sparky etc) Insurance work, EQC repairs,decks,renovations are new builds we can make it right. Members of Certified Builders Association

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Paul Hussey Construction

Joined March 2015

Hi I a fully qualified and licensed builder, I specialise in Fencing, Decks, Barns, and Renovations I am very efficient, do not cut corners, and take great pride in my work

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Top corner construction limited

Joined July 2018

Personally I have been in the Residential construction industry for 8 years, I specialize in Fencing, Decking, Pergolas also Interior linings and finishing My experience comes from a background in EQC repairs, Private Renovations, Light commercial and newly built homes. I am expanding into a managment role now as I have a highly skilled group of tradesmen behind me who can tackle most jobs, From...

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Supreme Services

Joined June 2019

Hi, Supreme Services provides Landscaping services. I am qualified as a Landscaper & Landscape Gardener having over 20 years experience. Contact me personally for all aspects of Landscaping - excavation work and site levelling, demolition and site clearance, paving, decking, fencing, garden and lawn installations. Tree work including pruning and tree lopping and stump grinding. I am Cert...

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Natureflow

Joined March 2020

Natureflow is available to create beautiful living landscapes and woodcraft for your home, business, or preschool play-environment in the Selwyn, Christchurch and wider Canterbury area. If you are looking for quality and something a bit different, you will love what we have to offer. More than a mere 'easy-care' design, we believe that your outdoor space should be built to enhance your life for...

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SMALL JOB SPECIALIST

Joined March 2019

Hi I have been building and renovating houses for 40 years and i am just doing odd jobs and maintainence . I Give free quotes and will do the work in time frame agreed upon

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Robertson Built

Joined March 2018

We are a small company looking to make a big impact in our region. We are committed to providing a great service at a the best possible price. Contact us today for more information, we are always looking for our next challenge.

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PJR Construction

Joined August 2019

Fully qualified and licensed builder with 16+ years experience. Spent the last 5 years specializing in cladding and window installation. Happy to take on any building work and have many contacts for other tradies if needed. Hit me up for a quote. I will do my best to keep it reasonable.

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R W Steele Builders Ltd

Joined September 2010

We are a 50 year old family business. Work undertaken is of a professional standard. We believe customer satisfaction is the utmost, wtih immense attention being paid to detail. A high level of communication is necessary. All types of work are undertaken, whether this be a new home, alterations or additions to existing homes, kitchen and bathroom upgrades, decks and pergolas. We have the ab...

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Pro Build

Joined November 2014

HI. I'm an LBP builder with 19 yrs experience on residential projects.I have extensive experience on earthquake repairs, alterations and new builds. I have access to a professional team of subcontractors. Together we can tackle a wide range of projects and have a high standard of quality. Steven.

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Doctor Fixit

Joined November 2017

Hi I am a qualified carpenter and have through the years learnt other trades associated to building industry and now with the experience I have I can do a variety of jobs around your home Carpennetry.Painting. Tiling. Decks. Pergolas.

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Paul duffy

Joined August 2015

Qualified carpenter,I have 5+ years experience in carpentry. I pride myself in doing good work and completing it on time. I provide competitive quotes.

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Lightning Construction Ltd

Joined May 2016

Lightning Construction are a Christchurch owned and operated company in business for over 10 years. We are always happy to do work from small one-off jobs to full design and build of new houses. Sheds are one of our specialties along with Velux Skylights. We are always happy to pop out and see you to provide an obligation free quote. Available for urgent works within 4 hours. Maintenance jobs ar...

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Rainbowscapes

Joined March 2017

HI, Rainbowscapes is a garden maintenance, landscaping and general handyman company based in North Canterbury. We have lived and worked in the area of 12 years, building up a comprehensive and well rounded knowledge of gardens in the area. Hard or Soft Landscaping is no problem! We specialize in creating and maintaining you a beautiful outdoor space to enjoy and relax in. In addition we have a w...

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Marks maintenance ltd

Joined October 2013

Hi there, My name is Craig and i have been in the building & painting industry for over 32 years. I'm a qualified cabinetmaker and joiner. No job is too small. Please contact me to discuss my experience and check out my website. www.marksmaintenance.co.nz I take great pride in my work and I look forward to being of service. Regards Craig

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